Brian Blackburn, MD

Infectious disease doctor, Tropical medicine doctor

4.6 out of 5
88 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

Travel Medicine Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5700
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Infectious Disease Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5200
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Professional Education

  • Certificate of Knowledge, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Trop Medicine, Travelers Health (2010)
  • EIS, Centers for Disease Control, Epidemiology (2005)
  • Board Certification: Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (2002)
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2000)
  • Fellowship, Stanford University, Infectious Diseases (2002)
  • Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (2002) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2000) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1998) CA
  • Internship, Residency, Chief Res, Stanford University, Internal Medicine (Chief Resident 2002-03) (2000)
  • Medical Education (MD), Chicago Medical School, Medicine (1997)
  • Medical Education: Chicago Medical School (1997) IL
  • BS, UCLA, Biology (1992)

Honors & Awards

  • Vosti Award - Excellence in Teaching, Stanford Division of Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine (2013, 2012, 2010, and 2007)
  • Infectious Diseases Division Teaching Award, Stanford University Department of Internal Medicine (2013, 2012, 2010, and 2007)
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Stanford School of Medicine (2008)
  • Distinguished Service to Housestaff Education, Stanford Dept of Medicine, Chief Residents (2008)
  • Exceptional Preceptor Award, Ambulatory Medicine Clerkship, Stanford University Dept of Medicine (2007)
  • Amstrong Award - Excellence in Patient Care, Stanford Dept of Medicine (2000)
  • Chicago Medical School Alumni Association Award, Chicago Medical School (1997)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, AOA chapter - Chicago Medical School (1995)
  • American Society of Clinical Pathologist's Award, ASCP (1995)
  • McGraw-Hill Academic Achievement Award, McGraw-Hill - Chicago Medical School (1994)
  • Graduation with Departmental Honors, UCLA Dept. of Biology (1992)

Administrative Appointments

  • Fellowship Program Director, Stanford University Division of Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine (2014 - Present)
  • Director, Scholarly Concentration in Global Health, Stanford University School of Medicine (2010 - Present)
  • Affiliated Faculty Member, Stanford Univ. Woods Institute for the Environment (2009 - Present)
  • Affiliated Faculty Member, Stanford Center for African Studies (2006 - Present)
  • Committee member, Stanford Pharmacy and Therapeutics Antibiotic Subcommittee (2005 - Present)
  • Member, Stanford Infectious Diseases Fellowship Selection Panel (2005 - Present)
  • Associate Chief for Clinical Affairs, Stanford Univ Division of Infectious Diseases (2008 - 2011)
  • Committee member, Stanford Internal Medicine Residency Review Commitee (2005 - 2010)
  • Committee member, Stanford Internal Medicine Intern Selection Committee (2005 - 2009)
  • Comittee member, Stanford Quality Initiative on Sepsis (2008 - 2009)
  • Committee member, Stanford Surgical Care Improvement Project (2007 - 2007)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.6

Friendliness

4.6

Recommended to others

4.6

Explanations

4.5

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.6

Confidence in your doctor

4.2

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Best in-the west.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Blackburn always takes time, always friendly always knowledgeable & when he doesn't know something he calls a colleague or looks it up.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Never got resolution to the problem I waited a month to see him about. I have to see him again.

4.6 out of 5
88 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Best in-the west.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Blackburn always takes time, always friendly always knowledgeable & when he doesn't know something he calls a colleague or looks it up.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Never got resolution to the problem I waited a month to see him about. I have to see him again.